Photo: Darren Koch
Emirates A380-861 A6-EEO msn 136 operating flight 'EK412' Dubai to Auckland via Sydney arrived into Perth Airport at 00.56hrs today landing RWY21, due onboard medical emergency resulting in the aircraft diverting into Perth.
The aircraft initially parked on ITB bay 60 to offload sick passenger, then was towed to ITB bay 56 to fuel hydrant for refueling.
The flight continued onto Sydney Airport (YSSY) departing Perth at 03.30hrs, arriving at 10.04hrs (EST) same day after a flight time of 3hrs.34mins.
This is the 6th A380 to visit Perth Western Australia, the 4th Emirates A380 to visit, the 3rd this year and the 2nd this week.